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Center Stage Sets AMADEUS Preshow ActivitiesCenter Stage Sets AMADEUS Preshow Activities
September 16, 2014

The lobby of Center Stage will be transformed into the Royal Court of Vienna for an immersive preshow experience during the production run of Amadeus, from Sept. 18 to Oct. 12. (more...)


Lang Lang to Perform Mozart with Alan Gilbert and the NY Philharmonic, 10/21Lang Lang to Perform Mozart with Alan Gilbert and the NY Philharmonic, 10/21
September 15, 2014

Music Director Alan Gilbert will lead the New York Philharmonic in a one-night-only all- Mozart program featuring the Piano Concertos Nos. 17 and 24, with Lang Lang as soloist, and Overture to The Mag... (more...)


CSO's Free Happy Hour Concert Series Returns 10/2CSO's Free Happy Hour Concert Series Returns 10/2
September 15, 2014

Due to its success last season, the Columbus Symphony will continue its Happy Hour free concert series in the 2014-15. The first concert will feature guest conductor Stephen Squires on Thursday, Octob... (more...)


Russell Thomas to Replace Marco Berti in San Francisco Opera's NORMA, 9/14-30Russell Thomas to Replace Marco Berti in San Francisco Opera's NORMA, 9/14-30
September 13, 2014

San Francisco Opera today announced a cast change for the Company's current production of Vincenzo Bellini's Norma. American tenor Russell Thomas will sing the role of Pollione for the remaining five... (more...)


Roulette to Present INTERPRETATIONS, Featuring John King's FREE PALESTINE and More, 10/23Roulette to Present INTERPRETATIONS, Featuring John King's FREE PALESTINE and More, 10/23
September 12, 2014

Roulette presents Interpretations featuring selections from John King's Free Palestine, with A Secret Quartet (Cornelius Dufallo, Jennifer Choi, violins; Lev Zhurbin, viola; Yves Dharamraj, cello). Us... (more...)


Composer Mason Bates Joins San Francisco Conservatory of Music FacultyComposer Mason Bates Joins San Francisco Conservatory of Music Faculty
September 11, 2014

The San Francisco Conservatory of Music has announced the appointment of composer Mason Bates to its composition faculty. One of the most widely-performed symphonic composers of his generation, Bates ... (more...)


Nicole Parker & Steven Reineke to Join Houston Symphony to Perform TV's Greatest Hits, 9/26-28Nicole Parker & Steven Reineke to Join Houston Symphony to Perform TV's Greatest Hits, 9/26-28
September 11, 2014

On September 26, 27 and 28, guest conductor Steven Reineke and the wickedly funny singer/comedian Nicole Parker of MADtv and Broadway's Wicked join the Houston Symphony to take you on a fantastical jo... (more...)


The Houston Symphony Presents TV'S GREATEST HITS with Steven Reineke and Nicole Parker, 9/26-28The Houston Symphony Presents TV'S GREATEST HITS with Steven Reineke and Nicole Parker, 9/26-28
September 11, 2014

On September 26, 27 and 28, guest conductor Steven Reineke and the wickedly funny singer/comedian Nicole Parker of MADtv and Broadway's Wicked join the Houston Symphony to take you on a fantastical jo... (more...)


Nora Sorena Casey's NOT AFRAID to Play Under St. Marks, 10/19-11/4Nora Sorena Casey's NOT AFRAID to Play Under St. Marks, 10/19-11/4
September 10, 2014

'Not Afraid' by Nora Sorena Casey is a dark comedy about Bets, a young woman who is obsessed with her death metal blog. When she gets a death threat, it catalyzes a series of disturbing encounters for... (more...)


Solti Foundation U.S. Announces Collaboration with Florentine Opera CompanySolti Foundation U.S. Announces Collaboration with Florentine Opera Company
September 10, 2014

The Solti Foundation U.S. today announced details of an exciting new pilot residency project with the Grammy Award winning Florentine Opera Company to take place this 2014-15 season. The collaboration... (more...)


Juanjo Mena to Close LA Philharmonic's 2014 Classical Season with Beethoven's Ninth, 9/11Juanjo Mena to Close LA Philharmonic's 2014 Classical Season with Beethoven's Ninth, 9/11
September 10, 2014

The Hollywood Bowl's 2014 classical season concludes in grand fashion with conductor Juanjo Mena leading the Los Angeles Philharmonic in Beethoven's Symphony No. 9, 'Choral,' Thursday, September 11, a... (more...)


Riccardo Muti Returns to Chicago for His 5th Season as as Chicago Symphony Orchestra Music Director, 9/18Riccardo Muti Returns to Chicago for His 5th Season as as Chicago Symphony Orchestra Music Director, 9/18
September 10, 2014

Riccardo Muti returns to Chicago in September for the start of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra's 2014/15 concert season-his fifth season as music director. Muti's three-week residency begins with perfo... (more...)


Feinstein's at the Nikko to Welcome Pink Martini's Storm Large, 10/18-19Feinstein's at the Nikko to Welcome Pink Martini's Storm Large, 10/18-19
September 10, 2014

Hotel Nikko San Francisco and Michael Feinstein are proud to welcome Storm Large of Pink Martini fame to Feinstein's at the Nikko for two performances only -- Saturday, October 18 (7 p.m.) and Sunday,... (more...)


Renowned Piano Soloist Yefim Bronfman Joins The Utah Symphony for a Performance of Brahms' PIANO CONCERTO NO. 2, 9/19-20Renowned Piano Soloist Yefim Bronfman Joins The Utah Symphony for a Performance of Brahms' PIANO CONCERTO NO. 2, 9/19-20
September 10, 2014

The Utah Symphony and Music Director Thierry Fischer are joined by renowned piano soloist Yefim Bronfman at Abravanel Hall on September 19 and 20 at 8 PM. Mr. Bronfman, a regular soloist with orchestr... (more...)


Rossen Milanov Named Music Director of Columbus SymphonyRossen Milanov Named Music Director of Columbus Symphony
September 10, 2014

The Columbus Symphony today announced the selection of Rossen Milanov as the next Columbus Symphony Music Director. The 49-year-old Bulgarian native has been contracted to lead the CSO for four years ... (more...)


Jacques Lacombe to Conduct NJSO in CARMINA BURANA and More, 10/10-12Jacques Lacombe to Conduct NJSO in CARMINA BURANA and More, 10/10-12
September 09, 2014

Music Director Jacques Lacombe and the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra open the NJSO's 2014-15 concert season October 10-12 with Orff's Carmina Burana in Newark, New Brunswick and Morristown. The concer... (more...)


ABBA - The Music to Feature the Richmond Symphony Orchestra, 9/27ABBA - The Music to Feature the Richmond Symphony Orchestra, 9/27
September 09, 2014

Experience ABBA – The Music with renowned Swedish cover band Waterloo and the Richmond Symphony on September 27, 2014 – 8pm at the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage. Don't miss your chance to ... (more...)


The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Pops Series Opens with CLASSICAL MYSTERY TOUR, 9/26-28The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Pops Series Opens with CLASSICAL MYSTERY TOUR, 9/26-28
September 09, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Pops series opens with Classical Mystery Tour on September 26-28, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Guest conductor Martin Herman will lead the orches... (more...)


Deborah Voigt, David Hyde Pierce and More Set for WQXR & Carnegie Hall's 2014-15 CARNEGIE HALL LIVE SeriesDeborah Voigt, David Hyde Pierce and More Set for WQXR & Carnegie Hall's 2014-15 CARNEGIE HALL LIVE Series
September 08, 2014

This fall, WQXR, New York City's classical music station and CARNEGIE HALL will once again bring concerts from the renowned concert hall to national and international audiences through live and record... (more...)


Esa-Pekka Salonen to Conduct NY Philharmonic with Pianist Jeremy Denk, 10/16-18Esa-Pekka Salonen to Conduct NY Philharmonic with Pianist Jeremy Denk, 10/16-18
September 08, 2014

Esa-Pekka Salonen will return to the New York Philharmonic to conduct Beethoven's King Stephen Overture; Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 1, with pianist Jeremy Denk in his Philharmonic debut; and Strav... (more...)


The Met Opera to Open 2014-15 Season With New Production of Mozart's LE NOZZE DI FIGARO, 9/22The Met Opera to Open 2014-15 Season With New Production of Mozart's LE NOZZE DI FIGARO, 9/22
September 08, 2014

The Metropolitan Opera will open its 130th season on Monday, September 22 with a new production of Mozart's Le Nozze di Figaro, conducted by Met Music Director James Levine and directed by Richard Eyr... (more...)


The 6th Season of Salon/Sanctuary Concerts Opens with Harpsichordist Jory Vinikour, 10/9The 6th Season of Salon/Sanctuary Concerts Opens with Harpsichordist Jory Vinikour, 10/9
September 08, 2014

In celebration of the Rameau year, Grammy®-nominated harpsichordist Jory Vinikour opens the season with an all-Rameau recital at the Abigail Adams Smith Auditorium. (more...)


Stephen Costello Set for San Francisco Opera World Premiere, Return to the Met, Debut at Wigmore and More in 2014-15Stephen Costello Set for San Francisco Opera World Premiere, Return to the Met, Debut at Wigmore and More in 2014-15
September 05, 2014

Stephen Costello looks forward to a number of important firsts in 2014-15. Besides creating the role of Michele in San Francisco Opera's world premiere production of Two Women, the Tucker Award-winnin... (more...)


The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Opens the BNY Mellon Grand Classics Season With TWO TRIPS, 9/19-21The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Opens the BNY Mellon Grand Classics Season With TWO TRIPS, 9/19-21
September 05, 2014

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Music Director Manfred Honeck and soloist and YouTube sensation Valentina Lisitsa open the BNY Mellon Grand Classics season with "Two Trips" on September 19-21 at He... (more...)


Vladimir Jurowski Leads London Philharmonic Orchestra at Carnegie Hall 10/16Vladimir Jurowski Leads London Philharmonic Orchestra at Carnegie Hall 10/16
September 05, 2014

Vladimir Jurowski, Principal Conductor and Artistic Advisor of the London Philharmonic Orchestra returns to Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage on Thursday, October 16 at 8:00 p.m. to lead the orchestra... (more...)







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